Launching the three working papers from SWOP’s Mining and Rural Transformation Project. 

‚ÄčOnce the rising star of the post-apartheid mining sector, platinum is now mired in crisis. At one end of the industry, corporate profitability has plummeted as the demands of international investors rise. At the other, rural communities bearing the brunt of mine expansion have exploded in anger at the dispossession of their land and unaccountable deals of their chiefs.

Presenter: Andrew Bowman